The Thamesmead Festival 2017 was a partnership event between Peabody, Thamesmead residents, local organisations and artists, part funded by Arts Council England, supported by London Borough of Bexley and Royal Borough of Greenwich and delivered by Emergency Exit Arts.
Prooving to be a popular and successful event, it has now been shortlisted in the London First Awards for the ‘contribution to London’s cultural excellence’ category. These awards recognise the 2017 achievers and achievements which keep our Capital working for the UK.
Voting is open to the public and Thamesmead Festival has some tough competition so every vote counts!
To vote, please click here and choose your preferred winners. The voting will close at 5pm on Wednesday 28 March 2018.
PENt Up uses improvisational techniques to explore life writing; both poetry and prose, to inspire young people aged 13+.
EEA had a fantastic time in Edinburgh to Celebrate Light Night and St Andrews Day
In August, we held a TOWIE summer school for 16-25yr olds. We developed skills in historical research, curation and creative interpretation.